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by Lux, Joseph Aug. (Joseph August), 1871-1947; Wiener Kunstgewerbe-Schule
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"Junger Wiener Künstler : Architekturen und Modelle, Gartenanlagen, Innen-Räume, Möbel, Plastiken, ferner Plakate, Malereien, Keramiken, Studien und dekorative Holzschnitte, ornamentale Schriften, Vorsatzpapiere und Tapeten, Webereien und Stickereien."
Topics: Art, Austrian, Art schools
California Digital Library
by Marion, Fulgence; Quin, Charles William
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Topic: Physical optics
Brigham Young University
by Cahier, Charles, 1807-1882; Martin, Arthur, 1801-1856
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[I] Curiosités mystérieuses -- [II] Ivoires, miniatures, émaus -- [III] Décoration d'églises -- [IV] Bibliothèques
Topics: Art, Medieval, Church decoration and ornament, Libraries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826; Geyer, Carl; Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826. Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge; Dutreux, Aug., former owner. DSI; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner DSI
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Parts 4-5 have title: Zuträge zur Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge : bestehend in Bekanntmachung einzelner Geschlechter, neuer oder seltener nichteuropäischer Arten : Fortsetzung des Hübner'schen Werkes / von Carl Geyer
Topics: Lepidoptera, Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Bruguière, M. (Jean Guillaume), 1750-1798; Bory de Saint-Vincent, M. (Jean Baptiste Geneviève Marcellin), 1778-1846; Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de, 1744-1829; Müller, Otto Frederik, 1730-1784. Animalcula infusoria, fluviatila, et maritima; Bénard, Robert, b. 1734, ill; Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927, former owner. DSI; Henderson, J. B. (John Brooks), 1870-1923, former owner. DSI; Berry, S. Stillman (Samuel Stillman), 1887-1984, former owner. DSI; Roper, Clyde F. E., 1937- , donor. DSI
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Issued in four volumes: t. [1] (text and plates 1-189), Paris, Panckouke, 1791; t. [2] (plates 190-286), Paris, H. Agasse, 1797; t. [3] (plates 287-390), Paris, H. Agasse, An VI [1797 or 1798]; t. [4] (plates 391-488), Paris, Mme. veuve Agasse, 1816
Topics: Invertebrates, Worms, Mollusks
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Boisduval, Jean Alphonse, 1801-1879; Sganzin, M; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner DSI
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Includes brief descriptions in Latin
Topics: Lepidoptera, Lepidoptera, Lepidoptera
The Library of Congress
by [Marks, George Edwin], 1853- [from old catalog]
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Topic: Artificial limbs
American Libraries
by Lesson, R. P. (René Primevère), 1794-1849; Metcalf Collection (North Carolina State University). NCRS
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Issued in parts
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lowe, E. J. (Edward Joseph), 1825-1900
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Topic: Ferns
Getty Research Institute
by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832; Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Erklärung der zu Goethe's Farbenlehre gehörigen Tafeln; Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Anzeige und Uebersicht des Goethischen Werkes Zur Farbenlehre; J.G. Cotta'sche Buchhandlung, publisher
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Errata: v. 2, p. [758]
Topics: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832, Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727, Color, Color in art, Optics
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpents, Serpents, Serpent worship
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826; Geyer, Carl; Kirby, W. F. (William Forsell), 1844-1912; Hübner, Jacob, 1761-1826. Sammlung exotischer Schmitterlinge
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Bound in three volumes: plates bound in two volumes, text in separate volume
Topics: Lepidoptera, Lepidoptera
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
by Masiello, Ferdinando
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Title on added t.p.: Trattato di scherma
Topics: Fencing, Swords, Sabers
Smithsonian Libraries
by Vecellio, Cesare, ca. 1521-1601
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Originally published: Corona delle nobile e virtuose dame / C. Vecellio. Venetia : C. Vecellio, 1601
Topic: Lace and lace making
Getty Research Institute
by Koch, Alex. (Alexander), 1860-1939
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Editor: Alexander Koch
Topic: Art
Boston Public Library
by Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich, 1799-1837; Goncharova, Nataliia Sergeevna, 1881-1962, illustrator; Anet, Claude, 1868-1931
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Prose translation
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Topic: Fairy tales
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Zorn, Johannes, 1739-1799; Jacquin, Nikolaus Joseph, Freiherr von, 1727-1817
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Pritzel (2nd ed.)
Topics: Plants -- West Indies, Plants -- Central America
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Bloch, Marcus Elieser, 1723-1799; Gürsch, C. F., engraver; Haas, Peter, 1754-1804, engraver; Krüger, ill; Schmidt, L., engraver; Printz Moritz, ill; Plumier, Pat., ill; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887, former owner. DSI
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Also issued as Th. 4-12 of the author's Allgemeine Naturgeschichte der Fische
Topics: Ichthyology, Fishes, Fishes
Catalogs Collection
by Mergenthaler Linotype Company
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A specimen book of ornamental border matrices and matrix slides for the Linotype composing linecaster. This entry contains the book divided into several smaller PDFs for ease of downloading. For the main entry for this book (which has more complete bibliographic information, contains caveats about known aesthetic issues in the scan and presents the entire book in a single large PDF for easier online reading) see:https://archive.org/details/LinotypeDecorativeMaterial1929 The best way to use this...
Topics: linotype, typography, specimen books
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Martinet, François Nicolas, b. 1731; Daubenton, M. (Louis-Jean-Marie), 1716-1799. Miscellanea; Daubenton, Edme-Louis, 1732-1785. Planches enluminées d'histoire naturelle; Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788. Histoire naturelle des oiseaux
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Title and imprint information taken from Anker, J. Bird books, 76
Topics: Birds, Zoology
Getty Research Institute
by Arfe y Villafañe, Juan de, 1535-1603; Enguera, Pedro, d. 1735; Escribano, Miguel
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First published Seville, 1585-87. See Palau y Dulcet
Topics: Proportion (Art), Geometrical drawing, Anatomy, Artistic, Animals, Architecture
Getty Research Institute
by Wit, Frederik de
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Consists of an engraved title-page and 15 engravings of flowers
Topics: Botany, Flowers
botanicus
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Topics: 1805, 19th century, Copper engraving, England, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Icones, London,...
Smithsonian Libraries
by Walter Macfarlane and Company
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Cover title
Topics: Walter Macfarlane and Company, Ironwork, Fountains, Garden ornaments and furniture
Cover title
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Le Vaillant, François, 1753-1824; Tristram, H. B. (Henry Baker), 1822-1906, former owner. DSI; Shelley, G. E. (George Ernest), 1840-1910, former owner. DSI
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Imprint varies; t. 3: A Paris : Chez J.J. Fuchs ..., 10, 1802; t. 4: Paris : Delachaussée ..., 1805; t. 5: Paris : Delachaussée ..., 1806; t. 6: Paris : Delachaussée ..., 1808
Topic: Birds
botanicus
by Raffeneau-Delile, Alire,
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Topics: Egypt, Plants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Kent, W. Saville (William Saville), d. 1908
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statement of responsibility: by W. Saville Kent. Containing an account, with copious coloured and photographic illustrations ... of the corals and coral reefs, pearl and pearl-shell, bêche-de-mer, other fishing industries, and the marine fauna of the Australian Great Barrier Region.
Topics: Marine animals, Fisheries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Gould, John
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Completed after the author's death by R. Bowdler Sharpe.
Topic: Pictorial works
American Libraries
by Watson, William, F.T.I
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Topic: Textile design
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sclater, Philip Lutley, 1829-1913; Salvin, Osbert, 1835-1898; Smith, J., lithographer; Hanhart, Michael, printer of plates; Hanhart, N, printer of plates
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statement of responsibility: by Philip Lutley Sclater and Osbert Salvin
Topics: Birds, Birds, Birds
Smithsonian Libraries
by Greig, T. Watson; George Waterston & Sons, lithographer
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statement of responsibility: by T. Watson Greig ... ; with eleven illustrations from originals in his collection
Topic: Shoes
Bd. 6-10 written by J.F.W. Herbst
Topic: Zoology
Vol. 1-2 continuously paged
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Industrial arts, Decorative arts
Topics: Birdcages--Catalogs, Cage birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Letellier, J. B. L. (Jean Baptiste Louis); Bulliard, Pierre, 1752-1793
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Library copy imperfect: all covers wanting except for livr. 8
Topic: Fungi -- France Pictorial works
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Sheraton, Thomas, 1751-1806; Bell, J. Munro
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Topic: Furniture -- England
California Digital Library
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Topics: Pteridophyta -- India Pictorial works, Botany -- India Pictorial works
Getty Research Institute
by Schott, Gaspar, 1608-1666; Kircher, Athanasius, 1602-1680; Fleischberger, Johann Friedrich; Endter, Johann Andreas; Hertz, Jobst, fl. 1660-1706
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"Prostant Norimbergae apud dictos Endteros."
Topics: Technology, Science
English and French in parallel columns
Topic: Insects
Getty Research Institute
by Robida, Albert, 1848-1926; Librairie illustrée (Paris, France); Librairie M. Dreyfous
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Publication date from Lorenz
Topics: Verne, Jules, 1828-1905, Voyages, Imaginary, Travel in art, Science fiction in art, Science...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717; Marret, Jean
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statement of responsibility: Maria Sibilla Merien ... ; hier is nog bygevoegt een naauwkeurige beschryving van de planten, in dit werk voorkomende ; en de uitlegging van agtien nieuwe plaaten, door dezelve Maria Sibilla Maerian geteekent ... ; in't Frans beschreeven door J. Marret ... en door een voornaam liefhebber in't Nederduits vertaalt
Topics: Insects, Insects, Insects, Botany
University of Ottawa
by Mayeux, Henri, 1845-
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Topics: Décoration et ornement, Décoration et ornement
Catalogs Collection
by Acme Type Foundry
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Type specimen book and price list of Acme Type Foundry (Chicago), Catalog No. 6 dated July 15, 1947.
Topics: typefounding, typecasting, typography, printing
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Animals, Mythical, Symbolism, Heraldry
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=5hkNAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
"Dialogus, oder Besprech dreyer Personen die Nähkunst betreffend"--A2r-A6r. Dedication to Maria Elisabeth, Pfalzgrävin bey Rhein, signed by the author, Johann Sibmacher
Topic: Embroidery
Bd. 6-10 written by J.F.W. Herbst
Topic: Zoology
Signatures: [par.]⁶ A² B-M⁴ ²[par.]⁶
Topics: Alphabets, Penmanship, Calligraphy
Getty Research Institute
by Ridgway, Robert, 1850-1929
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27 colored samples mounted on each plate
Topics: Colors, Color
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Fürst, Paul, ca. 1605-1666
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Lötz, A., Bibliographie der Modelbücher
Topics: Embroidery, Design
Boston Public Library
by Catholic Church; Curmer, Henri Léon, 1801-1870; Delaunay, Henri, 1804-1881; Wierix, Antonie, 16th cent; Wierix, Jan, 16th cent; Wierix, Jeronimus, 1553-1619; Catholic Church. Liturgy and ritual. French
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Vols. 1 and 2 are illuminated throughout. They were originally issued in one hundred monthly parts
Topics: Jesus Christ, Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint, Bible, Illumination of books and manuscripts, Decoration...
Source: bplsc
Smithsonian Libraries
by Lavallée-Poussin, Etienne de, ca. 1733-1793; Guyot, Laurent, b. 1756
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Artist's name at head of title
Topics: Arabesques, Decoration and ornament, Engraving, French
The Library of Congress
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Topic: Astronomy
Spine title: Surgical instruments catalogue
Topics: Surgical Instruments, Orthopedic Equipment, Equipment and Supplies, Hospital, Surgical instruments...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Hewitson, William C. (William Chapman), 1806-1878; Smith, H. Grose (Henley Grose), d. 1911; Kirby, W. F. (William Forsell), 1844-1912; Rippon, Robert H. F. (Robert Henry Fernando), lithographer; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI; British Museum (Natural History). Dept. of Zoology; Taylor & Francis, printer; Hullmandel & Walton, printer of plates; M. & N. Hanhart, printer of plates
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Issued in parts
Topics: British Museum, Lycaenidae, Lepidoptera
Getty Research Institute
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Text and color plates mounted on leaves colored in grey wash.
Topics: Colors, Dyes and dyeing, Coloring matter, Chemistry, Chromatographic analysis, Paper chromatography
Getty Research Institute
by Hirth, Georg, 1841-1916; Rosner, Karl, b. 1873
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Each volume has added special t.-p
Topics: Interior decoration, Furniture, Decoration and ornament
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832; Latreille, P. A. (Pierre André), 1762-1833; McMurtrie, Henry, 1793-1865
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The plates, except a few portraits, have been bound separately
Topics: Animals, Zoology
Getty Research Institute
by Takashima, Chiharu, 1777-1859
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Title from title piece
Topics: Textile fabrics, Textile design
Building Technology Heritage Library
by The Alabastine Co., Paris Limited
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Church's Alabastine and how to use it to the best advantage, CCA NK8669.C5 1920, 80 p., 1920, Paris, Ontario
Topics: interior decoration, stencils, Division 09, Painting
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Duncan, James, 1804-1861; Jardine, William, Sir, 1800-1874
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Reprint of the author's The natural history of foreign butterflies, 1837
Topics: Lamarck, Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de, 1744-1829, Butterflies, Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lewis, A. B. (Albert Buell), 1867-
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Topics: Decoration and ornament -- New Guinea, Decoration and ornament
The Library of Congress
by Marsters, J. F. (James F.)
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Topic: Sporting goods
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Séguy, E. A. (Emile-Allain), 1877-1951
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statement of responsibility: vingt planches en phototypie coloriées au patron donnant 81 papillons et 16 compositions décoratives
Topics: Butterflies, Decoration and ornament, Animal forms
Notes on the plants contributed by Casparus Commelin
Topics: Insects, Zoology, Botany, Insects
The Library of Congress
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Topics: Textile design, Decoration and ornament
American Libraries
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Topic: Astrology
First published, London, 1770-82, under title: Illustrations of natural history
Topics: Insects, Insects
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
by Hoffmann, Professor, 1839-1919; Hawkins, Arthur, fl. 1940
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Dust jacket design by Arthur Hawkins Jr., ca. 1940
Topic: Magic tricks
Cop. 2, v.1-2 bound in 4 vols
Topics: Costume, Costume -- History
Glasgow School of Art
by Haebler, Oskar
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Purchased as part of Stoddard Design Library collection, 2009. Some plates cut-down with remnants filed to back. Spine broken. Missing plates 1, 13, 31, 64, 70. Plates 5, 20, 34, 62 are cut-down.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sand et cie.
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Topics: Tile industry--Belgium, Tiles--Belgium--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Tiles--Belgium
The Library of Congress
by Moser, David H
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Added t.-p., illustrated
Topic: Scrolls (Decorative arts)
Getty Research Institute
by Hoefnagel, Joris, 1542-1601; Hoefnagel, Jacob, 1573?-approximately 1632
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Each part has its own engraved title page and 12 additional leaves. Title pages of pts. 2 and 3 record: "excudebat Hoef." and "excud. Hoef."
Topics: Plants, Insects, Animals, Decoration and ornament, Insect forms in art and archaeology, Decoration...